Monthelie Les Toisières

Domaine Rougeot Père et Fils

Rougeot - Monthélie Les Toisières
Type

White Wine

Appelation

Monthelie

Variety

Chardonnay

Les Toisières is located exactly at the crossroads between Meursault and Monthelie. This west-facing vineyard produces wines with great tension and length. The vineyard used to be planted to Pinot Noir and was replanted to Chardonnay by Pierre-Henri’s father in the early 1990s. 

Viticulture
Vineyard name

Lieu-dit Les Toisières

Soil type

Clay-limestone

Vines planted in1997
Vineyard size0.27 ha
ExpositionWest / Southwest
Altitude280 m
Vinification

Fruit is handpicked, direct pressed, and cold settled over two days. Fermentation begins spontaneously with native yeasts, followed by malolactic fermentation in barrel. The wine is racked into steel tanks for blending and rests for one month before filtration and bottling.

Elevage18 months in used oak barrels
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Fining/FilteringUnfined / Filtered
Additional info
UPC Code Bottle046139084146
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